Mardin


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Mardin

 

a city in southeastern Turkey; center of Mardin Vilayet; population, 33,600 (1970). Mardin has a railroad station. It is a transit point on the route from eastern Turkey to Iraq. It has food and cement industries and production of hand-woven fabric. Mardin is the center of a large agricultural region (grains, cotton, opium poppies, sheep, and Angora goats).

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Meanwhile, Mardin Water and Sewerage Administration (MARSU) and Diyarbakyr Electricity Distribution Company (DEDAE[currency]) units attempted to repair exploded and damaged water-pipe lines.
Anadolu news agency quoted the sources as saying on Friday night the gunmen were killed in a raid launched during a curfew in the town of Nusaybin in Mardin.
Mardin, SANA- Four Turkish police officers were killed on Thursday in a bomb explosion in Mardin province, southeast of Turkey.
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Late on Saturday, PKK gunmen opened fire on a police car in the town of Midyat in Mardin province, killing one officer and wounding another, the Mardin governor's office said in a statement.
The Kingdom has called on Turkey to probe the recent killing of a Saudi in the southern district of Mardin.
On Sunday, the police fired teargas and used water cannons to disperse tens of thousands of protesters who held demonstrations in the city of Nusaybin in Mardin province and in Cizre in Sirnak province.
I cannot describe my feelings in words," the 31-year-old groom said during the wedding celebration in his hometown in the southeastern province of Mardin on Sunday.
Identified by seismic data acquired in 2011, the primary objective of the Y-1 well is to test the Cretaceous Mardin group in the Anatolian
I am very excited and happy to be at the Anatolian Festival and to be representing my home town of Mardin, where seven cultures have lived side by side for 7000 years.
Some 25 tanks from the Mardin 70th Mechanised Brigade took part in the exercises, which were overseen by commanders in the Nusaybin district of Mardin province, just 2 km from the Syrian border, Dogan news agency said.